News Archive

16.01.2018 16:25 (Кат.: Katowice, Season 12)

Calling top StarCraft® II players - the time to sign up for the IEM Katowice Ro76 is now!

All details about the Ro76 in StarCraft II for IEM Katowice.


12.01.2018 13:12 (Кат.: Katowice, Season 12)

Announcing the PUBG Invitational at IEM Katowice!

ESL once again brings one of the world’s most popular games to Poland after its North American competitive debut at IEM Oakland


12.01.2018 13:07 (Кат.: Katowice, Season 12)

Announcing all details of the EU and NA CS:GO qualifiers for IEM World Championship Katowice

All information for EU & NA teams on how to qualify for IEM Katowice


22.12.2017 15:15 (Кат.: Katowice, Season 12)

Introducing the CS:GO format for IEM World Championship Katowice 2018

The 2018 Intel Extreme Masters World Championship will be a sixteen team event for the first time in IEM’s 12-year history.


22.12.2017 10:03 (Кат.: Katowice, Season 12)

Announcing the Asia and Oceania qualifier details for IEM World Championship Katowice in CS:GO!

Calling teams from the Asia and Oceania region - this is your chance to compete at the world’s largest esports event.


19.12.2017 16:46 (Кат.: Katowice, Season 12)

Qualifiers, format, and more - all details about StarCraft II at IEM World Championship Katowice!

Everything you need to know on how to qualify, and what the tournament will look like.


14.12.2017 16:36 (Кат.: Katowice, Season 12)

Announcing the dates and format of the IEM World Championship CS:GO qualifiers!

Want to compete at the world’s largest esports event? Here’s how you can get there.


04.12.2017 17:52 (Кат.: Oakland)

Intel Extreme Masters Oakland 2017 breaks through with additions of PUBG and VR Challenger League

ESL and Intel continue the 12th IEM season nearly doubling viewership from IEM Oakland 2016 at over 28 million.


22.11.2017 09:33 (Кат.: Oakland)

$200,000 in two days - Recapping the PUBG Invitational at IEM Oakland 2017

20 teams of 4 players competed in 8 intense battle royale matches to take home glory, pride and their share of the $200,000 prize pool this past weekend at IEM Oakland.


21.11.2017 15:00 (Кат.: Oakland)

Ninjas in Pyjamas with the back to back victory at Intel Extreme Masters Oakland 2017

Last weekend, Intel Extreme Masters Oakland 2017 saw a thrilling CS:GO tournament and a legendary team living up to its former glory.


17.11.2017 10:06 (Кат.: Oakland)

Astralis leaving Intel Extreme Masters Oakland 2017

This morning the management of Astralis informed ESL staff that the team would be traveling back to Denmark. The dialogue with the team was courteous, professional and constructive.


11.11.2017 01:41 (Кат.: Oakland)

Immortals withdraw from IEM Oakland 2017, Renegades added to lineup

Immortals unable to field majority of invited roster for Oakland, and by rule, withdraw from the event; will be replaced by Renegades.


10.11.2017 16:21 (Кат.: Oakland, Season 12)

Meet the Intel® Extreme Masters Oakland PUBG Invitational broadcast team!

The faces and voices who will be bringing you the action live from the Oracle Arena.


10.11.2017 16:14 (Кат.: Oakland, Season 12)

Meet the CS:GO broadcast team for Intel® Extreme Masters Oakland!

These are the faces and voices who will be bringing you all the action live from the tournament.


10.11.2017 16:08 (Кат.: Oakland)

Revealing the IEM Oakland goodie bag contents!

Everything you need to know about this year’s goodie bags for Plus, Premium and Global Elite ticket holders.


10.11.2017 14:54 (Кат.: Oakland, Season 12)

IEM Oakland kicks off in one week. Check out our predictions for the first round match-ups of group B

The $300,000 event at the Oracle Arena in Oakland promises to be one of the most stacked tournaments of the year. The world’s best teams are competing for a first place prize of $125.000 and the Intel Grand Slam goes into its next round, raising the stakes even higher. Here are Group B’s first round match-ups.


09.11.2017 17:40 (Кат.: Oakland, Season 12)

Our predictions for the first round CS:GO group A matches of of IEM Oakland!

The $300,000 event at the Oracle Arena in Oakland promises to be one of the most stacked tournaments of the year. The world’s best teams are competing for a first place prize of $125,000 and the Intel Grand Slam goes into its next round, raising the stakes even higher. Here are the first round match-ups.


08.11.2017 17:19 (Кат.: Oakland, Season 12)

The teams to watch at the IEM Oakland PUBG Invitational!

We check in to see how teams are shaping up in the lead-up to IEM Oakland.


06.11.2017 17:50 (Кат.: Oakland, Season 12)

Christopher “GeT_RiGhT” Alesund – a brief look at the career of arguably Counter-Strike’s #1 player ahead of IEM Oakland

Ahead of IEM Oakland, get a closer look at one of the game’s legends, as past year’s rendition of the event was NiP’s last major trophy in CS:GO.


06.11.2017 09:07 (Кат.: Oakland)

Meet all of the teams competing at the IEM Oakland PUBG Invitational

Meet the direct invites, as well as the teams who qualified to the first North American PUBG LAN at IEM Oakland!


03.11.2017 16:11 (Кат.: Oakland, Season 12)

Crimson Esports to replace Avangar in the IEM Oakland PUBG Invitational

Avangar have failed to fulfil the travel documentation requirements and have been disqualified.


30.10.2017 17:38 (Кат.: Oakland, Season 12)

The five storylines to follow at Intel® Extreme Masters Oakland!

Check out the latest developments in the CS:GO scene and how they impact the $300,000 IEM Oakland.


27.10.2017 14:46 (Кат.: Katowice)

Everything you need to know about tickets to ESL One and IEM Katowice!

Early next year, the city of Katowice, Poland, will once again become THE place to be for any esports fan.


25.10.2017 14:37 (Кат.: Oakland, Season 12)

Welcome, DreamTeam, as an official partner of Intel® Extreme Masters Oakland!

The first esports and gaming recruitment and management network, DreamTeam, joins IEM Oakland as a sponsor.


24.10.2017 11:53 (Кат.: Katowice, Season 12)

Intel® Extreme Masters returns to Katowice for its 2018 World Championship!

The Spodek Arena in Katowice will once again host the IEM World Championship in CS:GO and StarCraft® II on March 2-4 2018!


23.10.2017 17:10 (Кат.: Oakland, Season 12)

Intel Grand Slam goes into its fourth round at IEM Oakland. Are SK, G2 or FaZe going to inch one win closer to the extra $1,000,000 cash prize, or is a new team joining the race?

IEM Oakland promises to be one of the most stacked tournaments of the year and the Intel Grand Slam raises the stakes even higher. Get a quick overview of the Grand Slam standings, and what it means to the scene.


17.10.2017 17:08 (Кат.: Oakland, Season 12)

Announcing the CS:GO groups and format for Intel® Extreme Masters Oakland!

See who will be facing who in the IEM Oakland CS:GO group stage.


16.10.2017 20:13 (Кат.: Oakland, Season 12)

Latest invites, full qualification details & format adjustment for the IEM Oakland - PUBG Invitational

Read for full details on the qualifiers, the latest invited teams and more!


12.10.2017 17:17 (Кат.: Oakland, Season 12)

Welcome, Newegg, as an official partner of Intel® Extreme Masters Oakland!

All IEM Oakland attendees will be able to check out and purchase latest gaming technology at the Newegg booth.